The Pediatric Dermatology Department at Children's Mercy provides the highest quality, compassionate care to children with a variety of skin, hair and nail conditions. We serve as advocates for children and families through cutting-edge clinical research and educational outreach. We are the only pediatric-focused dermatology clinic in the region and are one of the largest academic pediatric dermatology programs in the country.
With approximately 15,000 outpatient visits per year, we serve a diverse patient population with a wide spectrum of diseases and conditions. We also provide around-the-clock emergency consultations with dermatology specialists seven days per week for children who are hospitalized at Children's Mercy.